Monthly Archives: January 2012

Robert D. Holderby (c. 1851-1922) Rockingham County, NC

ROBERT D. HOLDERBY was a clothing salesman and “the undisputed checkers champion” in Reidsville. 1860 He wed 1 Jan 1880 his step-niece LAURA B. OAKS (born c. 1860) . . . He served as a soldier in the Reidsville Light … Continue reading

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George Stubblefield (c. 1675- after 1730) Gloucester and King William Counties, VA

Gunn, Drewey Wayne et al. Stubblefield: Eight Generations of a Family in Rockingham and Caswell Counties, North Carolina and Calloway County, Kentucky. SIMON STUBBLEFIELD first appears for certain in the records of Gloucester Co. . . on 27 March 1672.  His … Continue reading

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Carter Stubblefield (c. 1769-1829), Rockingham County, NC

  Gunn, Drewey Wayne et al. Stubblefield: Eight Generations of a Family in Rockingham and Caswell Counties, North Carolina and Calloway County, Kentucky. CARTER STUBBLEFIELD (c. 1769-8 June 1829) was named after his mother’s people. His father deed him 100 … Continue reading

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James Wimbish (c. 1690-1761) Prince Edward County, VA

Wimbish Family History [WHB – I am trying to determine what the source is of the 1690 date for James Wimbish’s birth and the identification of his birthplace as England (or occasionally East Anglia). I believe the following clues should … Continue reading

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Martha Wimbish (1733-1804) Prince Edward County, VA; Rockingham County, NC

1733 [WHB – I would like to obtain documentation of Martha Wimbish’s birthdate and the names, birthdates and spouses of her siblings.] Born: Prince Edward County, VA Father: James Wimbish Mother: Ann [WHB or Mary] 1755 Feb 28: Martha Wimbish … Continue reading

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William Stubblefield (1570-1629), Castle Camps, Cambridgeshire, Correspondence, Part I

Correspondence of WHB to Cousin Barb, November 30, 2001: Cousin Barb – I did receive your much-appreciated package of materials from the Newberry Library.  I have had a chance to organize the Cambridgeshire data into year to year timelines.  The materials do provide … Continue reading

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Simon Stubblefield (1629 – ?) Gloucester County, VA

WHB Correspondence with the Stubblefield Cousins, September 7, 1998 Subject:  SIMON STUBBLEFIELD’S Neighbors Reading a history of Virginia written in the 19th century, I came across a reference to Thomas Cheeseman’s role in Bacon’s Rebellion, which was centered in Gloucester County and … Continue reading

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Theodorick Carter (Jr) (1697-1777), Prince Edward County, VA

check for non-duplicated entries   1697 THEORORICK CARTER (JR) born in Henrico County, VA, according to LDS Ancestral File.  Father THEODORICK CARTER [AFN:HZH9-2M (1669-1737)] and Mrs. ELIZABETH Carter.  Paternal Grandfather GILES CARTER ([AFN:HZF8-F6] Born 1634 in England), in 1668 in Henrico County married HANNAH … Continue reading

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Robert Stubblefield (1702-1775), Spotsylvania County, VA

1702 ROBERT STUBBLEFIELD, son of GEORGE STUBBLEFIELD, SR. and ANN NASH born in Gloucester County, Virginia. 25 November: Will of ROBERT NASH [See 1723 Act of General Assembly below], father-in law of GEORGE STUBBLEFIELD, SR., leaves 400 acres in St. Stephen’s Parish, King and … Continue reading

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Hugh Challis (?-1798), Prince Edward County, VA; Rockingham County, NC

MARRIED:    MARTHA WIMBISH 1754 From History of Prince Edward County, VA, by H. C. Bradshaw, Dietz Press, 1954, p. 39: “At least two taverns were in operation when Prince Edward County was established, Charles Anderson’s and George Moore’s.  Anderson’s license was renewed successfully … Continue reading

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